Backup Destination options

Article:HOWTO83738  |  Created: 2013-02-08  |  Updated: 2013-10-28  |  Article URL
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Backup Destination options

The following table describes the options on the Backup Destination panel. This panel is available from the Back Up My Computer wizard in Symantec System Recovery Disk.

Table: Backup Destination options




Lets you browse to and specify the location where you want to store the independent recovery point.

Map a network drive

Maps a network drive by using the UNC path of the computer on which you want to store the recovery point.

For example, \\computer_name\share_name or \\IP_address\share_name.


Lets you browse to locate a backup destination that you want to use.

Destination Details

Displays the type of destination path. If you add a network path it also displays the user name.

Recovery point file name

Lets you edit the recovery point file name.


Lets you rename the recovery point file name.

Default file names include the name of the computer and then followed by the drive letter.

See Running a one-time backup from Symantec System Recovery Disk.

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